shaking engine when idling or at a still?

Asked by Sep 10, 2015 at 12:32 AM about the 1997 Subaru Legacy 4 Dr L AWD Sedan

Question type: Maintenance & Repair

engine only shakes when idling or stopped at  a stop light .when driving the shaking stops but does take a minute to speed up.

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Sounds like you need a good tune up.

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